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Ready to Wed by Zandra Lim Designs

The highly anticipated launch of Zandra Lim’s Ready to Wed Collection happened last 23rd of June 2015 at Edsa Shangri-La Hotel, and I got an exclusive sneak peek at these stunning RTW bridal gowns.

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Top 10 Philippines’ Best Wedding Couturiers

Once upon a time, it’s easier to pick up a list of wedding suppliers. Effortlessly. However, gone are the days when Fairy Godmother will come to the rescue to magically flick for a beautiful gown and makeover needs. Over the years, the wedding industry has grown to an empire which makes it more stressful to sort out which one fits the  style and budget of the couple’s big day.

Weddings are celebrated as one of the grandest in Filipino culture. There’s nothing more overwhelming and fascinating than planning a perfect union of two hearts in love.

While the journey to the altar will keep the lovebirds more than busy with wedding planning, some merely borderlines to being bridezilla or groomzilla, demanding stress over their own wedding. Here’s a tip, don’t overthink it, just let it be. Let your new beginnings usher in good vibes.

Here’s an impressive display of wedding gowns to inspire bride-to-be’s in choosing their own Fairy Godmother. Beyond catalogs, we trailed down best photographers in town for real brides in their custom-made wedding gowns.

We’ll kicked off the wedding month with Philippines’ Top Wedding Gown Designers. Here are the best of the best which I narrowed down to ten considering the abundance of established and up and coming Filipino Designers. Ergo, part deux soon!

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A Guide to a Perfect Marriage Proposal

Have ring, will marry!

To all the clueless men in the world and most of them are, here’s an infographic on how to pull off a perfect marriage proposal.

With over-the-top creative proposals show-off these days, most women still prefer the final act in an old-fashioned way of being presented with the ring, getting down on one knee and popping the big question of “will you marry me?” Continue reading

Hollywood Celebrity Wedding Dresses

Celebrity Weddings are always a girl’s secret dream. From the extravagant details, the fairytale wedding gown, the lush flower arrangements that filled a garden venue and of course a dapper groom in his tuxedo.

Here are some celebrity wedding style and bride’s dresses to inspire you on making your own hollywood glam to life. Celebrity Wedding Dresses are sought after by bride-to-be’s and among those who stand-out are influential designers like Vera Wang, Monique Lhuiller, Carolina Herrera and Oscar De La Renta. Continue reading

Chic and Fashionable Umbrellas

It’s the wet season, or rainy season, as we call it, the time of year where stilettos are most in danger and out, and women trade gladly into a sexy knee high boots in an instant they hear raindrops. Continue reading

The Latest Hollywood Celebrity Gossip

Early this morning I got my dose of entertainment from Hollywood celebrity gossip.

I read about Lindsay Lohan getting fired from her latest film. It’s not that I’m a big fan but poor girl, it’s been ages since I last saw her decent photo or even heard an upcoming movie project she’s been doing. The current celeb news is that she stole a $35,000 Rolex. Of course her camp denied it.

Edward, Bella and Jacob were hot items too, as the 3rd installment on the Twilight Saga, Eclipse creates a buzz all over town. I can’t wait to see the movie too. Although, I’m yet to finish reading the New Moon book, the upcoming film made me more sleepless. Continue reading

The June Bride

Something Old,
Something New,
Something Borrowed,
Something Blue

Legend has it that couples married on the month of June will live a blissful life ever after. No wonder it is a popular month for weddings.

Planning my own wedding last year had put me through some rough and exciting times. I did not became a June Bride nor did my dream of becoming an 888 Bride happen, nevertheless,  it was a beautiful celebration on a cold month of December.

I find some wedding tradition and customs not appropriate to me and my husband’s personality but the quote above is an exception. Somehow, I got pretty excited preparing for it. So let’s see if I can help you rock your wedding day. Continue reading

Swarovski Innovation Award 2008

I missed the Bride Show Dubai last April and I totally regret not attending a single wedding exhibition before our wedding, sigh.

Another thing I’ve  missed out is the Ninth Swarovski Young Designer Awards 2008.

Guess who brought the bacon home among 300 participants of both amateur and student designer categories. Surprise, surprise…

Ten finalists from each category had the chance to show off their wedding gown creations at the runway of Dubai International Exhibition Centre last April 26. Their inspiration was based on the theme “the art of being intimate”. Three young and creative finalists took home the crystal trophies: Continue reading